Upcoming 2015 Tour de Dayton Sneak Peak!!!!

Hey Tour de Dayton fans, followers and participants!!!

Here are a few activities, items and places you can expect to enjoy during this years upcoming 5th annual Tour de Dayton…..

1. A Free raffle of gift cards and bike related items during registration while supplies last……

2. Free Bike helmets childrens and adults sizes courtesy of Dayton Children’s with completion of bike helmet safety pledge while supplies last!

3. A few limited rare and highly sought after Tour de Dayton T-shirts cost ($10) please bring exact change!!! All funds going to next years tour fund.

4. Free healthy snacks (Fruit, snack bars, trail mix) while supplies last including water refill stations along the route.

5. Great local food this year for you and the family!!!……

Agness All Natural Grill will be at the healthy snack location selling great naturally cooked Caribbean style (Grilled Chicken, Rice & Peas & Cabbage) Yumm!!!

Check out their site


6. Looking for something sweet during the Tour???? Renaldo’s Bake Shoppe will be one of your destinations as well….

Checkout their site http://www.rinaldosbakeshoppe.com

7.  Interested in Cultural Arts & Crafts and more..hmm check out the sites of these two places you will be visiting….

glass by James Michael & Co


Pat Antonick Heliotrope Art Studio Gallery


See you Saturday and enjoy the Tour de Dayton!!!!

2015 Tour de Dayton Planning Team

2015 Tour de Dayton Press Release

The 5th Annual Tour de Dayton hits the streets Saturday Aug 1st…want a few more details? Then check out this Press Release…


2015 Press Release 7-5-2015


Thanks from the

2015 Tour de Dayton Planning Team

Pamela Ellis, Kumar Marthy, Kenneth Arnold

More fun photos from the 2014 Tour de Dayton!!!

Hey Tour de Dayton fans, followers and past participants!!! 

Thinking about taking the Tour de Dayton again this year? Check out some more of the many photos of the tour participants experiences from last year!….If you were there you may be in pictures!!!!

Thanks from the

2015 Tour de Dayton Planning Team

Pamela Ellis, Kenneth Arnold, Kumar Marthy




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2015 Tour de Dayton Route Map

Hey Tour de Dayton fans, followers, past participants and fellow cyclist!

We are proud to present our route map for this years ride through Northwest Dayton’s neighborhoods!

Click on the media link below to check it out if you like before you come out and join us for this great free community biking experience Saturday August 1st 9am-3pm and see why Dayton Loves Cycling!

2015 TDD BIKE ROUTE 06-30-15

Don’t forget you can pre-register on line using the link on our event 2015 online registration page above on this site……. Rain or Shine see you out there!!!!


2015 Major Taylor Cycling Club Annual Signature Ride July 11th @ Welcome Park

Hey Dayton Cycling enthusiast check out the  Major Taylor Cycling Clubs Annual Signature ride July 10th and other rides they have and participate in during the year!!! Great fundraiser for a great cause!!!

Major Taylor is a local cycling club that rides regularly that you can join if you like with great diverse groups of people who share the love of biking no matter what skill level.

Click on the link below to see their website calendar for details on all scheduled rides, contact information and calendar of events!!!!




Dayton Loves Cycling!!!

Donate for 2015!!!

Love Tour de Dayton? Show your love with a donation and help our grassroots’ efforts continue to grow each year!!! Its Tax deductible!!!

Did you know that the “Tour de Dayton” a free annual community cycling event is totally dependent upon in-kind donations, small and local business contributions, gifts, volunteer efforts and love for biking, the city of Dayton and what it has to offer in its wonderful diverse neighborhoods?

Indeed if you would like to help us continue this annual event that fast becoming a hit, mainstay and a top “ANNUAL THING TO DO” each summer please feel free to send your donations (Check or Money order to):

Tour de Dayton

Care of  Dayton Neighborhood Leadership Alumni Association

P.O. Box 3714

Dayton Ohio 45401

You may make donations at the event as well and all donations are tax deductible and we will provide a receipt unless you request us not to do so.

In the near future we plan on setting up online and smartphone based donation capability at the event each year as well.

PS Send us an email and let us know you donated!!!! tourdedayton@gmail.com



Tour de Dayton

2015 Tour de Dayton!

Hello all you bike fans, followers, past participants and community members!

We just want to let you know the 5th annual Tour de Dayton is in the planning stages and we will be posting updates on our site here as we go.

The date for this years event will be Saturday August 1st 9am-3pm so mark your calendars. We look forward to seeing you again this year as we explorer a new part of our wonderful city with a new route as we do each year and visit new great points of interest along the way discovering why Dayton Loves Cycling!

See you this summer!!

Tour de Dayton Thanks You!!!

Hey 4th Annual Tour de Dayton Participants!


Tour de Dayton wants to thank you for coming out and enjoying the ride on such a beautiful day full of exciting cycling adventures through or Northeast & Southeast neighborhood streets and trails, taking time along the way to visit some of the great hidden gems our city has to offer, indulge in some free healthy snacks, learn, see and experience some history, receive some great giveaways and meet great fellow cyclist and our volunteers.

We hope to see you again at next years event as we paddle our way through another part of the Gem City with a new route, exploring new neighborhoods, and new points of interest along the way!

We also want to  thank (Shout out) to all supporters, sponsors, donors, vendors, City of Dayton Fire, Police, Parks, Street Maintenance, Water, Planning, Five Rivers Metro Parks, our local business points of interest for this year, our volunteers and others for supporting this community cycling event we could not do it each year without you!!!



Tour de Dayton

Dayton Loves Cycling!



Oh yeah…..stay tuned we will be posting pictures from this years events fun and adventure….

Want to help us continue this free community cycling event please feel free to donate see our donate page for details!!!!!

Free massages

Want to ride in the Tour but worried about being sore afterwards?  Dr. Ebert and his Licensed Massage Therapist from East Side Chiropractic will be on site at Washington Park to give free three-minute massages to all our participants!  

Make sure you come back to Washington Park after the tour to get your FREE massage!  Also, take our survey to win some great prizes.

Cool giveaways this year

Tour de Dayton is made possible by the support of local organizations who value community and improving the quality of life in Dayton, Ohio.  

This year, we will giveaway the following items on a first come, first serve basis: Tour de Dayton water bottles, courtesy of the Dayton Cycling Club; reflective bike straps, courtesy of the RTA; and reflective stickers for your bike, courtesy of Five Rivers Metroparks.  We will also have a healthy snack for participants consisting of bananas and cereal bars, thanks to Trader Joe’s.

Need a helmet?  Dayton Children’s will be on site to supply helmets and offer cycling safety information.  Need caffeine to get yourself going on a Saturday morning?  Boston Stoker will be providing coffee.  

We value your feedback!  Come back to Washington Park after the Tour and complete our survey for a chance to win some great raffle prizes!  We will be raffling off a NEOLUX electroluminescent jacket, Boston Stoker t-shirts and coffee, and 5 Five Rivers Metroparks swag bags.  Complete our survey, then find out if you’re an instant winner!

We’d also like to thank our financial sponsors – Waste Management, Southeast Priority Board, Meroe Solutions, Agnes Grill, and individual donors – for making our purchasing power a reality.  

Love the ride and want to support Tour de Dayton?  Click here for donation information.


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